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Cinematic Prophylaxis

Globalization and Contagion in the Discourse of World Health

by Kirsten Ostherr

  • 386 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Oncology,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts,
  • prevention & control,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Public Health,
  • American Studies,
  • Film & Television Studies,
  • MEDICINE & MEDICAL HUMANITIES,
  • Diseases in motion pictures,
  • Disease Outbreaks,
  • History and criticism,
  • Science fiction films

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9826947M
    ISBN 100822336480
    ISBN 109780822336488

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My first book, Cinematic Prophylaxis: Globalization and Contagion in the Discourse of World Health (Duke University Press, ) examines the role of visual media in shaping ideas about contagion in the post-World War II era.

Topics include public health films, alien invasion blockbusters (think The Andromeda Strain and Outbreak), internet viruses, AIDS activist videos, and more. I am the author of Medical Visions: Producing the Patient through Film, Television and Imaging Technologies (Oxford, ) and Cinematic Prophylaxis: Globalization and Contagion in the Discourse of World Health, co-editor of Science/Animation, a special issue of the journal Discourse (), and editor of Applied Media Studies (Routledge, ).

Jul 01,  · This dual methodology enables Ostherr to map how the discourse of world health has evolved in a precise and engaging manner. Best of all, readers can do so as well. As I read Cinematic Prophylaxis I found myself applying Ostherr's ideas to a wide range of seemingly unrelated popular and scientific visual texts.

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Her first book, Cinematic Prophylaxis: Globalization and Contagion in the Discourse of World Health (Duke, ) explains how visual media have shaped the field of global health by constructing images and narratives of contagion.

She has published numerous additional articles on. In a issue of the British Medical Journal, one could read the following advice regarding the use of films in public health: “If the medical profession wanted, for example, to introduce widespread prophylaxis against diphtheria it could take a leaf out of Papworth's book and tell a story on the films that would help to wipe out diphtheria.

Kirsten Ostherr is the author of two books, Medical Visions: Producing the Patient through Film, Television and Imaging Technologies (Oxford, ) and Cinematic Prophylaxis: Globalization and Contagion in the Discourse of World Health (Duke, ), as well as numerous articles and book chapters.

She is currently doing research on information. Kirsten Ostherr, PhD, MPH. Director & Co-founder, Medical Futures Lab Rice University – Gladys Louise Fox Professor of English @KirstenOstherr.

I am a media scholar, health researcher, and technology analyst in the School of Humanities at Rice University. Oct 13,  · Any measure taken to prevent an illness before it occurs is primary prophylaxis. This could include getting a vaccination to prevent an illness or brushing teeth to prevent gum disease.

Secondary prophylaxis are procedures that help prevent infection after exposure to a disease, or to ease symptoms associated with an illness or health condition. Ostherr is the author of two books, Medical Visions: Producing the Patient through Film, Television and Imaging Technologies (Oxford, ) and Cinematic Prophylaxis: Globalization and Contagion in the Discourse of World Health (Duke, ), and numerous articles.

Her current research is on information and communication technologies in. Kirsten Ostherr, PhD, MPH is the Gladys Louise Fox Professor of English at Rice University in Houston, Texas, where she is a media scholar, health researcher, and technology analyst.

Her research on trust and privacy in digital health ecosystems has been featured in Slate, The Washington Post, Big Data & Society, and Catalyst. Kirsten is the. Jan 27,  · Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Recommendations for counseling persons infected with human T-lymphotropic virus, types I and II.

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